This collection contains a photocopy of a 1933 three-page report of non-Aryan businesses, physicians and lawyers in Kaiserslautern, as well as a forty-two page 1992 report by Bernhard H. Gerlack and Roland Paul entitled "Kaiserslauterer Juden als Opfer der Verfolgung in der Nazizeit," regarding deported Jews from Kaiserslautern.
Correspondence of Karl Adler with individuals, including Theodor Baeuerle, Martin Buber, Alexander Dillmann, Theodor Heuss, Paul Hindemith, Otto Hirsch, Kurt Georg Kiesinger, Paul Rieger, and Hans Walz; correspondence with family members, including letters written as a soldier during World War I and the November Revolution Topics: Adler, Karl 1890-1973, Buber, Martin 1878-1965, Hitler, Adolf 1889-1945, Jüdischer Kulturbund,... Source: lbiead
Correspondence and autographs, including letters from former residents of Mannheim, as well as Rabbi Joseph Carlebach, Rabbi Jacob Hoffman, Richard Beer-Hofmann, Jacob Rosenheim, Felix Theilhaber, Fritz von Unruh, and Karl Wolfskehl Topics: Smithsonian Institution, Literature, Concentration camps, Jews Source: lbiead
This collection documents the life and work of the law librarian Kate Wallach. Contained in this collection are papers relating to her personal life, mainly her correspondence between her and her parents and her brother when she was already in the United States, as well as official documents and professional correspondence between her as a law librarian and members of other academic libraries. Kate Wallach was among the first 150 women to practice law in the state of Wisconsin Topics: Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.) Law Library, Law librarians, Law Source: lbiead
The Kaulla family was a successful and influential Jewish banking family that began with the daughter of Isaac Raphael, the court supplier of Prince Joseph Friedrich Wilhelm of Hohenzollern-Hechingen. Kaulla (also spelled Chaile or Caile or Kaule and the Hebrew name for Karoline) Raphael was the daughter and oldest child of Isaac Raphael. While his daughter was still young, Isaac moved the family to the town of Hechingen, today in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Kaulla, known as "Madame...
This collection contains limited materials on remembrances of the Kindertransport. Materials include correspondence, handwritten notes, memorial programs, the text of a speech by Gerhard Schroeder, membership directories, annual reports, synopses and advertisements for publications and films on the Kindertransport, and materials from a 1999 reunion in London of individuals who were part of the Kindertransport. The term Kindertransport is used to refer to organized efforts to rescue Jewish... Topics: Holocaust, Jewish, Kindertransports
byFoerg, Irmgard; Foerg, Irmgard; Kreutzberger, Max
This extensive collection of clippings was begun by Max Kreutzberger, the first executive director of the Leo Baeck Institute, with the help of his assistant, Irmgard Foerg. It was continued by LBI staff after he retired. The clippings cover the years 1901 through 1989 and are mainly taken from German and English language publications such as newspapers and magazines. They are organized into three series. Series I contains clippings about individuals and is sorted alphabetically. Included are... Source: lbiead
The collection contains a questionnaire filled out by Kurt Gelles regarding his life in Austria before World War II, emigration from Austria to the United States, and life in the United States. Also included are Austrian, German, and American passports for Kurt Gelles; German passport for Etelka Gelles; discharge certificate from Buchenwald concentration camp; programs from Lagertheater Les Milles; and photographs of the Gelles family Topics: Gelles, Ann 1923-, Gelles, Leopold 1878-1931, Gelles, Ethel 1882-1967, Gelles, Erich 1909-1961,... Source: folio
Correspondence, both personal and concerning Deutsche Liga fuer Menschenrechte, Demokratische Fluechtlingsfuersorge, and other organizations, including letters from Konrad Adenauer, Philipp Auerbach, Roger Baldwin, Eduard Benes, Willy Brandt, Albert Einstein, Benjamin Ferencz, Manfred George, Nahum Goldmann, Emil J. Gumbel, Paul Hertz, Wieland Herzfelde, Theodor Heuss, Hermann Kesten, Joachim Lipschitz, Erich Lueth, Kurt Pinthus, Joachim Prinz, Hanns Reissner, Stephen Wise, and Norbert Wollheim Source: lbiead
This collection contains manuscripts, lectures, clippings, photos, notebooks by Kurt Hirschfeld and others concerning the theater, plays, director's scripts, photos, and set designs Topics: Dramaturges, Exiles writings, Theater, Theatrical producers and directors, Restitution Source: lbiead
Items in the collection are low-quality photocopies, and legibility is not optimal Topics: Etman, Sylvia 1920-, Kelman, Salo 1885-1923, Weintraub, Nettie 1988-1974, Dressler, Gusti, Rath,... Source: folio